The Wood River Police Department executed a search warrant at a home in the 900 block of Whitelaw Ave. in Wood River just after 8am yesterday morning. Police say they have reason to believe heroin was being sold and used at the house. Seven adults were taken into custody with pending charges against at least two according to a press release from Wood River Police Chief Dan Bunt.
The East Alton Police Department is holding the following in custody for the Wood River Police Department at this time:
44-year-old Terry Tinsley of the 2600 block of Brown in Alton on a Warrant for Driving on a Suspended License,
41-year-old Stephanie Milazzo of the 600 block of Washington in East Alton for a Misdemeanor Battery Warrant,
28-year-old Amaud Ballinger of the 200 block of East Main in East Alton on a Warrant for Public Indecency,
and 20-year-old James Chitty of the 300 block of S. 2nd in Livingston is being held on a Warrant for Possession of Cannabis.